Category Archives: Moto GP

Moto GP, the Motorcycle World Championship

Movistar Yamaha wraps up pre-season testing

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP has wrapped up the first official IRTA test of the 2017 season today at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. Riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi have spent the three days working through various testing items to further develop their YZR-M1s and secured first and sixth place respectively in the overall standings.… Read More »

Rossi, Vinales delight fans in Philippines

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team‘s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales continued their ’media tour‘ with a short but rewarding stop-over in the Philippines. Despite the shortness of the visit the riders were determined to make the most of their time. They met up with the media and Yamaha dealers and also found time in between to… Read More »

Lorenzo wins; Marquez finishes 2nd ahead of Rossi

Valencia (Spain), 13 Nov 2016: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Jorge Lorenzo returned to winning form at the Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana, securing a masterful first place. Teammate Valentino Rossi gave the Spanish crowds an action-packed 30-lap sprint behind Marc Marquez of Repsol Honda at the Circuito de la Comunitat Valenciana Ricardo Tormo as he… Read More »

Rossi takes 2nd as Marquez crashes out; Crutchlow is the hero

Phillip Island (Australia), 23rd October 2016 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Valentino Rossi took the Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix to another level today, with a charge through the field from 15th on the grid to a stunning second place. Teammate Jorge Lorenzoovercame the challenges thrown at him this weekend by pushing hard from 12th on the… Read More »

Rossi takes pole; Pedrosa operated

Motegi (Japan), 15 October 2016: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo delivered stunning performances in qualifying at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit, securing a double front row start for Yamaha at the Japanese manufacturer‘s home Grand Prix. Meanwhile, Marc Marquez took the second place in qualifying to get the first row for Repsol Honda.… Read More »